nick longhi

July 14, 2014 - 5:20 am
While he had never set foot in the Fenway outfield before Sunday afternoon, Spinners left fielder Nick Longhi handled baseballs that scraped off the Green Monster as if he had played the precarious position for years. Mastering the Monster had already become second nature for the Springfield-born...
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July 10, 2014 - 10:25 am
A brief look at the action in the Red Sox farm system on Wednesday: TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX : 3-1 WIN AT COLUMBUS (INDIANS) ( BOX ) -- Though Garin Cecchini had to be removed from Wednesday's game after a collision at home plate, with the injury having been described as a shoulder having popped...
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July 08, 2014 - 9:17 am
A brief look at the action in the Red Sox minor league system on Monday: TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX : 4-1 WIN AT COLUMBUS (INDIANS) ( BOX ) -- Though right-hander Matt Barnes matched a career-worst with five walks, he worked around the combination of those free passes and five hits (four singles...
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June 16, 2014 - 4:36 am
A brief look at the action in the Red Sox farm system on Sunday: TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX : 2-1 LOSS VS. CHARLOTTE ( WHITE SOX ) ( BOX ) -- Felix Doubront threw five dominant innings, giving up no hits while striking out 10, all swinging. He also permitted just one ball to be hit into the...
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April 04, 2014 - 6:09 am
A year ago, the idea of Mookie Betts going 4-for-4 with a homer would have bordered on inconceivable. The second baseman had never hit a home run in his previous professional season in Lowell; for that matter, he'd never hit one in high school. He looked like he might be able to deliver the...
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August 30, 2013 - 8:32 am
There can be no more illusions. Daniel Bard 's latest outing -- in which he recorded two outs (one via caught stealing) but walked five and loosed two wild pitches while permitting three stolen bases in a Rookie Level Gulf Coast League contest -- offered a bludgeoning hammer of truth. This is where...
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August 04, 2013 - 8:45 am
A year ago, it might have been easy to look at the 4.87 ERA that left-hander Henry Owens put up in Single-A Greenville in his professional debut and shrug one's shoulders. For a supplemental first-round pick, that sort of mark wasn't exactly going to turn heads. But that ERA was typically a...
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July 26, 2013 - 9:39 am
Is Xander Bogaerts big league ready? The proposition seems absurd. He hasn't even been in Triple-A Pawtucket for two months. Yet in terms of his consistency in the batter's box, he's already offering strong hints that he's more than capable of holding his own against that level of competition, and...
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July 11, 2013 - 12:40 pm
According to an industry source, the Red Sox have reached an agreement to sign outfielder Nick Longhi , a 30th round selection in the draft. Longhi, considered a potential early-round pick who slipped due to signability concerns, has above-average offensive potential with impressive raw power and a...
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